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Does Laravel's Lumen really provide more requests per second?

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Carl

14 Apr, 2015 03:24 PM

Hi!

Could anyone please confirm how accurate the benchmarks are for Slim Framework vs Lumen? (as seen here: http://lumen.laravel.com/ )

-Carl

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Josh Lockhart on 14 Apr, 2015 03:26 PM

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    Benchmarks are just benchmarks. Taylor would need to publish the apps used to create his benchmarks before they can be taken seriously. That being said, Lumen does look pretty nice and it is strikingly similar in features and goals as Slim 3.

  2. 2 Posted by Carl on 14 Apr, 2015 03:32 PM

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    Good to know that both are very similar :)
    Will ask if they can release the code used for those benchmarks.

  3. 3 Posted by Jus on 18 Apr, 2015 04:21 AM

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    Lumen is a big tick for Slim 3.

    Taylor states how he did the test on Redit search for PSR-7 in this link.

    In this article Taylor states “I was not going to release Lumen unless I could say it’s faster than Silex and Slim out of the box.”

  4. Support Staff 4 Posted by Josh Lockhart on 18 Apr, 2015 04:43 PM

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    Also, Slim 3 has already become MUCH faster since the Lumen release. My own benchmarks indicate Slim 3 and Lumen are pretty much even.

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